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Engineering Manager - Payments at
Palo Alto, CA, US is a leader in financial process automation for small businesses and mid-size companies. Making it simple to connect and do business, the Back Office Cloud digitizes, automates and simplifies legacy payment and financial processes. With an integrated, end-to-end platform, leverages artificial intelligence to reduce manual work, and provides a cloud workspace to help run your business anytime, anywhere. The company partners with four of the largest U.S. financial institutions, more than 70 of the top 100 U.S. accounting firms, and major accounting software providers. manages more than $70B in annual payment volume across ACH, virtual cards, checks, and international payments. The company has offices in Palo Alto, California and Houston, Texas. For more information, or follow @billcom.
Reporting to the Director of Engineering for Payments, you will provide technical and managerial leadership to one of three engineering teams that are responsible for our core payments engine, international payments capabilities, card payments and new payment technologies

Key Responsibilities

      • Key Responsibilities
      • Lead a team of 4-8 engineers responsible for payment technologies.
      • Deliver new end-to-end capabilities that consist of customer-facing UI and underlying platform services.
      • Work with architects, product managers and other engineering managers to deliver capabilities on a monthly sprint cadence.
      • Develop your engineers through coaching, mentoring and performance management.
      • Work with Talent Acquisition to hire engineers and interns as you scale the team. Participate in university recruiting and other events.
      • Maintain high standards for operational excellence and engineering rigor through unit tests, functional tests and performance tests.
      • Serve as the scrum master for your team’s deliverables and take ownership from design through development and production support.
      • Review plans and code and provide technical guidance to your engineers.
      • Present plans, progress and outcomes at monthly reviews and company meetings.


    • BS Computer Science or Engineering.
    • 8 years overall experience with at least 2 years in a management role and previous experience as a software developer.
    • Experience leading teams with 5+ engineers in a SaaS environment.
    • Track record for delivering product features and services with high quality with multiple production deliveries per month.
    • Experience working with development, QA, program management and product management in an agile scrum model.
    • Experience with payment technologies, such as card processing, wire transfers, electronic bank payments, or cross-border payments in local currencies.
    • Strong communication skills, written and verbal, and confidence presenting in group settings.
    • Experience in FinTech or B2B is a plus but not required.

Expected Outcomes

      • 90 Days
      • Learn the product and business domain.
      • Learn the current technology direction and platform infrastructure. Work with the team to understand our existing framework, stack and API’s.
      • Assume scrum-master responsibilities for your team’s deliverables. Work across Engineering to ensure successful deliveries to production.
      • Cultivate an active hiring pipeline and hire your first engineer.
      • 1 Year
      • Develop a technology infrastructure roadmap (to support business objectives) that modernizes our tech stack and provides scale, performance and opportunities for our engineers to do the best work of their lives.  
      • Actively partner with product management and engineering leaders to influence feature definition and implementation - contribute to discussions on trade-offs and scoping
      • Technology driven innovation - provide innovative solutions to business problems. Culture:
●      Humble – No ego
●      Fun –  Celebrate the moments
●      Authentic – We are who we are
●      Passionate – Love what you do  
●      Dedicated – To each other and the customer